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Photos: Fencing Returns Around the Capitol Ahead of Saturday’s Far-Right Rally

The Supreme Court is barricaded, too.

Fences have been set up around the Capitol and Supreme Court ahead of a far-right rally slated to take place on Saturday, September 18. The barriers were originally erected around the Capitol following the riot on January 6 and later removed in July. There’s no word on how long the protective perimeter might stay up. Here’s a look at the return of the fencing:

Daniella Byck
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Daniella Byck joined Washingtonian in August 2018. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she studied journalism and digital culture.